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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 6.2 JUJUY, ARGENTINA on Wednesday, 24 September 2014

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - JUJUY, ARGENTINA on Wednesday, 24 September 2014

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - JUJUY, ARGENTINA on Wednesday, 24 September 2014
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 196.0 to 186.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 24 September 2014 11:16 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 186.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.79°S / 66.47°W (Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tuzgle (24 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 24 Sep 2014
Wed, 24 Sep 11:16 UTCM 6.2 / 193 kmJujuy Province, ArgentinaGFZ
Wed, 24 Sep 11:16 UTCM 6.2 / 189.3 km46km NNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, ArgentinaUSGS
Wed, 24 Sep 11:16 UTCM 6.2 / 189 kmNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, ArgentinaGeoAu
Wed, 24 Sep 11:16 UTCM 6.3 / 257.3 km132 km al SE de San Pedro de AtacamaGUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 24 Sep 11:16 UTCM 5.9 / 229 kmJUJUY (Argentina)INPRES

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
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Lonodn / not felt
Lonodn / not felt
Lonodn / not felt
Lonodn / not felt
Lonodn / not felt
cerro armazones / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Antofagasta (Chile) (392 km W from epicenter)(no details): It was long with two high points. (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (391 km W from epicenter)(no details): fue temblor fuerte y casi sin pauza entre los dos golpes, pense que era de mas cerca (via EMSC)

 

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